Collection of twenty volumes, Le Visage de la France

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* Visage de la France (Face of France). Introduction by Henri de Régnier.
Paris. Horizons de France Edition.
Volumes 1 - 9

** [...] L'Afrique du Nord. Algérie - Tunisie - Maroc (North Africa. Algeria - Tunisia - Morocco). Preface by Maréchal Lyautey
Paris. Horizons de France Edition, 1927.
Volumes 10 - 14

*** [...] La France lointaine (Distant France). Preface by General Gouraud
Paris. Horizons de France Edition, 1930
Volumes 15 - 20

Lot of twenty in-quarto volumes, editor’s claret red buckram. Titles and photograph illustrations on first board, numerous photograph reproductions.

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Completed series collection with 5 volumes dedicated to North Africa: Morocco, Algeria, Tunisia and 6 for Colonies: Indochina, India, French equatorial Africa, Somalia, African territories, America colonies, Oceania, South Sea Islands, Madagascar, Occidental French Africa.

Texts by Claude Farrère, Pierre Chapelle, Gabriel Faure, ANdré Rivoire, André Chagny, Georges Lecomte, Raymond Poincaré, Roux-Servine, Hugues Lapaire, Paul Reboux, Paul Fort, Georges Dubosc, Charles Le Goffic, Georges Philippar, Valmy-Baysse, Charles Derennes, Pierre de Nolhac, Pierre Benoit, Thierry Sandre, Georges Rozet, Myriam Harry, Jérôme et Jean Tharaud, Georges Hardy, P. Bourdarie, Jean d'Esme, Léon Truitard, Charles Robequain, M. Martineau, Pierre Mille, G. Mareschal de Bièvre, Henriette Célarié, Marc Le Goupils, Jean Dorsenne, F. Méalin

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  • Items quantity:  20
  • Author : Visage de la France
  • Expertissim Reference: 2014091594